Lifelist

My fishing lifelist is displayed below in a sortable and searchable table. Click on the fish names to view pictures.

Key statistics (updated 3/22/2018):

  • 443 valid fish species caught on hook and line (hybrids and subspecies are not counted)
  • 9,649 total fish caught since I began keeping records in 1994 (at age 9)
  • 1,402 days of fishing (calendar days on which I fished)

Taxonomic OrderCommon NameScientific NameQuantityOrder
Added
Location
1Gray SmoothhoundMustelus californicus1438USA - CA
2Smooth DogfishMustelus canis1107USA - SC
3Blacktip SharkCarcharhinus limbatus3118USA - SC
4Sandbar SharkCarcharhinus plumbeus1115USA - SC
5Atlantic Sharpnose SharkRhizoprionodon terraenovae22119USA - SC
6BonnetheadSphyrna tiburo3164USA - SC
7Yellow StingrayUrobatis jamaicensis1203Belize
8Thorny StingrayUrotrygon rogersi1406Mexico
9Southern StingrayDasyatis americana599USA - SC
10Atlantic StingrayDasyatis sabina3116USA - SC
11Lake SturgeonAcipenser fulvescens1548USA - MN
12Shovelnose SturgeonScaphirhynchus platorynchus776USA - WI
13Spotted GarLepisosteus oculatus151USA - LA
14Longnose GarLepisosteus osseus960USA - MN
15Shortnose GarLepisosteus platostomus8251USA - IL
16Florida GarLepisosteus platyrhincus3151USA - FL
17BowfinAmia calva5618USA - MN
18MooneyeHiodon tergisus7815USA - MN
19LadyfishElops saurus1147USA - FL
20BonefishAlbula vulpes3211Belize
21American EelAnguilla rostrata3117USA - SC
22California MorayGymnothorax mordax1243USA - CA
23Spotted MorayGymnothorax moringa1382USA - FL
24Jewel MorayMuraena lentiginosa1418Mexico
25Shrimp EelOphichthus gomesii1124USA - SC
26Blueback HerringAlosa aestivalis1152USA - SC
27American ShadAlosa sapidissima7110USA - SC
28BleakAlburnus alburnus1292Romania
29Silver BreamBlicca bjoerkna1294Romania
30Central StonerollerCampostoma anomalum3252USA - IL
31Largescale StonerollerCampostoma oligolepis5349USA - AL
32Highland StonerollerCampostoma spadiceum2276USA - AR
33Southern Redbelly DaceChrosomus erythrogaster4269USA - MO
34Northern Redbelly DaceChrosomus eos5249USA - MI
35Finescale DaceChrosomus neogaeus1223USA - MI
36Rosyside DaceClinostomus funduloides3121USA - SC
37Grass CarpCtenopharyngodon idella4111USA - SC
38Satinfin ShinerCyprinella analostana7167USA - SC
39Alabama ShinerCyprinella callistia4351USA - AL
40Greenfin ShinerCyprinella chloristia1893USA - SC
41Whitetail ShinerCyprinella galactura10280USA - AR
42Bannerfin ShinerCyprinella leedsi4154USA - SC
43Red ShinerCyprinella lutrensis1253USA - IL
44Whitefin ShinerCyprinella nivea7990USA - SC
45Fieryblack ShinerCyprinella pyrrhomelas1163USA - SC
46Spotfin ShinerCyprinella spiloptera1982USA - MN
47Steelcolor ShinerCyprinella whipplei1388USA - OH
48Santee ChubCyprinella zanema1125USA - SC
49Common CarpCyprinus carpio5517USA - MN
50Gravel ChubErimystax x-punctatus1287USA - OK
51Streamline ChubErimystax dissimilis6352USA - AL
52Bigeye ChubHybopsis amblops4168USA - TN
53Cardinal ShinerLuxilus cardinalis2286USA - OK
54Striped ShinerLuxilus chrysocephalus5169USA - TN
55Warpaint ShinerLuxilus coccogenis6159USA - SC
56Common ShinerLuxilus cornutus9830USA - MN
57Duskystripe ShinerLuxilus pilsbryi17272USA - AR
58Bleeding ShinerLuxilus zonatus9267USA - MO
59Scarlet ShinerLythrurus fasciolaris1390USA - OH
60Redfin ShinerLythrurus umbratilis1278USA - AR
61Silver ChubMacrhybopsis storeriana721USA - MN
62Northern Pearl DaceMargariscus nachtriebi1298USA - MI
63Hornyhead ChubNocomis biguttatus15219USA - MI
64Bluehead ChubNocomis leptocephalus37122USA - SC
65River ChubNocomis micropogon25222USA - MI
66Golden ShinerNotemigonus crysoleucas1732USA - MN
67Emerald ShinerNotropis atherinoides1379USA - MN
68Bigeye ShinerNotropis boops13275USA - AR
69Greenhead ShinerNotropis chlorocephalus9123USA - SC
70Wedgespot ShinerNotropis greenei2288USA - OK
71Spottail ShinerNotropis hudsonius2091USA - SC
72Tennessee ShinerNotropis leuciodus5354USA - AL
73Yellowfin ShinerNotropis lutipinnis22158USA - SC
74Highland ShinerNotropis micropteryx2393USA - VA
75Ozark MinnowNotropis nubilus2273USA - AR
76Carmine ShinerNotropis percobromus2274USA - AR
77Coastal ShinerNotropis petersoni2494USA - SC
78Rosyface ShinerNotropis rubellus2389USA - OH
79Sandbar ShinerNotropis scepticus2592USA - SC
80Sand ShinerNotropis stramineus2580USA - WI
81Telescope ShinerNotropis telescopus2355USA - AL
82Mimic ShinerNotropis volucellus278USA - MN
83Sawfin ShinerNotropis (species)8392USA - VA
84Bluntnose MinnowPimephales notatus3377USA - MN
85Blacknose DaceRhinichthys atratulus2962USA - MN
86RoachRutilus rutilus4293Romania
87RuddScardinius erythropthalmus3296Romania
88Creek ChubSemotilus atromaculatus19723USA - MN
89European ChubSqualius cephalus1295Romania
90QuillbackCarpiodes cyprinus129USA - MN
91Longnose SuckerCatostomus catostomus157USA - MN
92White SuckerCatostomus commersoni728USA - MN
93Northern Hog SuckerHypentelium nigricans1120USA - MN
94Smallmouth BuffaloIctiobus bubalus355USA - MN
95Silver RedhorseMoxostoma anisurum7213USA - MN
96River RedhorseMoxostoma carinatum537USA - WI
97Notchlip RedhorseMoxostoma collapsum198USA - SC
98Golden RedhorseMoxostoma erythrurum5834USA - MN
99Shorthead RedhorseMoxostoma macrolepidotum9812USA - MN
100Brassy JumprockMoxostoma species296USA - SC
101Greater RedhorseMoxostoma valenciennesi336USA - WI
102Yellowtail Freshwater BarracudaAcestrorhynchus falcirostris1322Peru
103Banded AstyanaxAstyanax aeneus28182Belize
104Twospot AstyanaxAstyanax bimaculatus1341Peru
105Red-tailed BryconBrycon cephalus2312Peru
106Black-finned BryconBrycon melanopterus6309Peru
107Tucan FishChalceus erythrurus2306Peru
108Hauxwell TetraCtenobrycon hauxwellianus3337Peru
109False Black TetraGymnocorymbus thayeri1343Peru
110Golden-silver TetraMoenkhausia chrysargyrea3340Peru
111Colletti TetraMoenkhausia collettii1348Peru
112Bandtail TetraMoenkhausia dichroura1345Peru
113Megalops TetraMoenkhausia megalops1319Peru
114Glass TetraMoenkhausia oligolepis1347Peru
115Myer's Scale-eating CharacinRoeboides myersii1346Peru
116PalometaStethaprion erythrops2318Peru
117MojarritaTetragonopterus argenteus8320Peru
118Red TrahiraErythrinus erythrinus1339Peru
119Golden TrahiraHoplerythrinus unitaeniatus1342Peru
120TrahiraHoplias malabaricus5308Peru
121Red PiranhaPygocentrus nattereri3313Peru
122Compressus PiranhaSerrasalmus compressus1326Peru
123Redeye PiranhaSerrasalmus rhombeus2301Peru
124Sharp-snouted PiranhaSerrasalmus sanchezi1327Peru
125Highback PiranhaSerrasalmus serrulatus1314Peru
126White SardinaTriportheus albus1304Peru
127Angled SardinaTriportheus angulatus1328Peru
128MandubaAgeneiosus atronasus2239Peru
129BoconAgeneiosus inermis1316Peru
130Walking CatfishClarias batrachus2372USA - FL
131Hardhead CatfishAriopsis felis9144USA - FL
132Tete Sea CatfishAriopsis seemanni3400Mexico
133Gafftopsail CatfishBagre marinus1383USA - FL
134Blue Whale CatfishCetopsis coecutiens8305Peru
135White Thorny CatfishCentrodoras brachiatus2330Peru
136Granulated CatfishPterodoras granulosus2315Peru
137Horsehead PimelodidGoeldiella eques1307Peru
138Crested PimelodellaPimelodella cristata1303Peru
139Pale CatfishRhamdia guatemalensis8184Belize
140Snail BullheadAmeiurus brunneus2397USA - SC
141White CatfishAmeiurus catus387USA - SC
142Black BullheadAmeiurus melas3716USA - MN
143Yellow BullheadAmeiurus natalis1919USA - MN
144Brown BullheadAmeiurus nebulosus459USA - SC
145Flat BullheadAmeiurus platycephalus10109USA - SC
146Blue CatfishIctalurus furcatus4112USA - SC
147Channel CatfishIctalurus punctatus2086USA - MN
148StonecatNoturus flavus658USA - MN
149Flathead CatfishPylodictis olivaris1725USA - MN
150Mekong Giant CatfishPangasianodon gigas1138Thailand
151Iridescent SharkPangasius hypophthalmus539Thailand
152Zebra CatfishBrachyplatystoma juruense1333Peru
153PiramutabaBrachyplatystoma vaillantii1332Peru
154ZamuritoCalophysus macropterus2334Peru
155Peruvian Whiskered CatfishDuopalatinus peruanus2335Peru
156Porthole Shovelnose CatfishHemisorubim platyrhynchos1331Peru
157Leopard CatfishLeiarius marmoratus1325Peru
158Redtail CatfishPhractocephalus hemioliopterus4324Peru
159Bloch's CatfishPimelodus blochii6302Peru
160Duckbill CatfishSorubim lima5317Peru
161Rainbow SmeltOsmerus mordax1217USA - MI
162Lake WhitefishCoregonus clupeaformis875USA - MN
163Cutthroat TroutOncorhynchus clarkii2387USA - MT
164Pink SalmonOncorhynchus gorbuscha4256USA - MI
165Coho SalmonOncorhynchus kisutch3228USA - MI
166Rainbow TroutOncorhynchus mykiss6633USA - MN
167Chinook SalmonOncorhynchus tshawytscha2226USA - MI
168Round WhitefishProsopium cylindraceum2227USA - MI
169Brown TroutSalmo trutta34228USA - MN
170Brook TroutSalvelinus fontinalis6231USA - MN
171Lake TroutSalvelinus namaycush5216USA - MI
172Redfin PickerelEsox americanus2153USA - SC
173Northern PikeEsox lucius20414USA - MN
174Chain PickerelEsox niger10108USA - SC
175California LizardfishSynodus lucioceps17246USA - CA
176BurbotLota lota754USA - MN
177Gulf ToadfishOpsanus beta1148USA - FL
178Oyster ToadfishOpsanus tau10102USA - SC
179Shortnose BatfishOgcocephalus nasutus2207Belize
180Striped MulletMugil cephalus4120USA - SC
181Longfin SilversideAtherinella eriarcha1426Mexico
182Belize SilversideAtherinella species3187Belize
183Inland SilversideMenidia beryllina2365USA - FL
184BallyhooHemiramphus brasiliensis1369USA - FL
185Keeltail NeedlefishPlatybone argalus4257Puerto Rico
186Atlantic NeedlefishStrongylura marina1377USA - FL
187Redfin NeedlefishStrongylura notata9172Belize
188HoundfishTylosaurus crocodilus574Mexico
189Northern StudfishFundulus catenatus2270USA - MO
190Golden TopminnowFundulus chrysotus2161USA - SC
191Banded KillifishFundulus diaphanus10250USA - MI
192Starhead TopminnowFundulus dispar1255USA - WI
193MummichogFundulus heteroclitus22128USA - SC
194Lined TopminnowFundulus lineolatus20113USA - SC
195Blackstripe TopminnowFundulus notatus5171USA - TN
196Blackspotted TopminnowFundulus olivaceus752USA - LA
197Seminole KillifishFundulus seminolis3368USA - FL
198Longnose KillifishFundulus similis1137USA - FL
199Sheepshead MinnowCyprinodon variegatus5145USA - FL
200Pike KillifishBelonesox belizanus1191Belize
201Western MosquitofishGambusia affinis1170USA - TN
202Eastern MosquitofishGambusia holbrooki40783USA - SC
203Mangrove GambusiaGambusia rhizophorae2366USA - FL
204Spottail KillifishHeterandria bimaculata7185Belize
205SquirrelfishHolocentrus adscensionis10258Puerto Rico
206Longspine SquirrelfishHolocentrus rufus4201Belize
207Tinsel SquirrelfishSargocentron suborbitalis768Mexico
208Brook SticklebackCulaea inconstans5229USA - MI
209Threespine SticklebackGasterosteus aculeatus1300USA - MI
210Obscure Swamp EelOphisternon aenigmaticum1188Belize
211California ScorpionfishScorpaena guttata8234USA - CA
212Kelp RockfishSebastes atrovirens1441USA - CA
213Gopher RockfishSebastes carnatus1440USA - CA
214Greenspotted RockfishSebastes chloristictus1439USA - CA
215Calico RockfishSebastes dallii1434USA - CA
216Greenstriped RockfishSebastes elongatus1436USA - CA
217Squarespot RockfishSebastes hopkinski1432USA - CA
218Vermilion RockfishSebastes miniatus7431USA - CA
219Halfbanded RockfishSebastes semicinctus2435USA - CA
220Olive RockfishSebastes serranoides2443USA - CA
221TreefishSebastes serriceps1241USA - CA
222Honeycomb RockfishSebastes umbrosus1437USA - CA
223Bighead SearobinPrionotus tribulus2114USA - SC
224Woolly SculpinClinocottus analis1242USA - CA
225Mottled SculpinCottus bairdi556USA - MN
226Banded SculpinCottus carolinae2271USA - MO
227Knobfin SculpinCottus immaculatus3268USA - MO
228White SnookCentropomus viridis1402Mexico
229White PerchMorone americana1686USA - SC
230White BassMorone chrysops20811USA - MN
231Yellow BassMorone mississippiensis8266USA - IL
232Striped BassMorone saxatilis1285USA - SC
233Pacific Mutton HamletAlphestes immaculatus2409Mexico
234Rivulated Mutton HamletAlphestes multiguttatus3416Mexico
235GraysbyCephalolophis cruentata4195Belize
236Panama GraysbyCephalopholis panamensis2397Mexico
237Red HindEpinephelus guttatus2199Belize
238Flag CabrillaEpinephelus labriformis5414Mexico
239GagMycteroperca microlepis1142USA - FL
240Pacific CreolefishParanthias colonus2407Mexico
241Rock Sea BassCentropristis philadelphica3155USA - SC
242Black Sea BassCentropristis striata2156USA - SC
243Sand PerchDiplectrum formosum4130USA - FL
244Black HamletHypoplectrus nigricans1209Belize
245Kelp BassParalabrax clathratus81230USA - CA
246Spotted Sand BassParalabrax maculatofasciatus2248USA - CA
247Barred Sand BassParalabrax nebulifer4244USA - CA
248Shadow BassAmbloplites ariommus1291USA - MO
249Ozark BassAmbloplites constellatus2281USA - AR
250Rock BassAmbloplites rupestris38524USA - MN
251Redbreast SunfishLepomis auritus31084USA - SC
252Green SunfishLepomis cyanellus18922USA - MN
253PumpkinseedLepomis gibbosus1803USA - MN
254WarmouthLepomis gulosus850USA - LA
255Orangespotted SunfishLepomis humilis381USA - MN
256BluegillLepomis macrochirus17641USA - MN
257Dollar SunfishLepomis marginatus2388USA - SC
258Longear SunfishLepomis megalotis6149USA - LA
259Redear SunfishLepomis microlophus2389USA - SC
260Redspotted SunfishLepomis miniatus3290USA - MO
261Northern SunfishLepomis peltastes12254USA - WI
262Spotted SunfishLepomis punctatus2495USA - SC
263Bartram's BassMicropterus coosae3160USA - SC
264Smallmouth BassMicropterus dolomieu2415USA - MN
265Largemouth BassMicropterus salmoides34010USA - MN
266White CrappiePomoxis annularis2027USA - MN
267Black CrappiePomoxis nigromaculatus19726USA - MN
268Redspot DarterEtheostoma artesiae6277USA - AR
269Warrior DarterEtheostoma bellator1350USA - AL
270Greenside DarterEtheostoma blennioides3283USA - AR
271Brook DarterEtheostoma burri1289USA - MO
272Rainbow DarterEtheostoma caeruleum37225USA - MI
273Iowa DarterEtheostoma exile1299USA - MI
274Fantail DarterEtheostoma flabellare3221USA - MI
275Bluespar DarterEtheostoma meadiae1394USA - VA
276Sunburst DarterEtheostoma mihileze1285USA - OK
277Johnny DarterEtheostoma nigrum4224USA - MI
278Orangebelly DarterEtheostoma radiosum2279USA - AR
279Ozark DarterEtheostoma species2282USA - AR
280Orangethroat DarterEtheostoma spectabile4284USA - OK
281Tennessee DarterEtheostoma tennesseense2353USA - AL
282RuffeGymnocephalus cernua7035USA - MN
283Yellow PerchPerca flavescens2572USA - MN
284European PerchPerca fluviatilis2297Romania
285Tangerine DarterPercina aurantiaca1391USA - VA
286LogperchPercina caprodes861USA - MN
287Blackside DarterPercina maculata4220USA - MI
288Blackbanded DarterPercina nigrofasciata6129USA - SC
289SaugerSander canadensis577USA - MN
290WalleyeSander vitreus899USA - MN
291GobblegutsApogon rueppellii1345Australia
292Western School WhitingSillago vittata746Australia
293Ocean WhitefishCaulolatilus princeps20239USA - CA
294Sand TilefishMalacanthus plumieri1198Belize
295BluefishPomatomus saltatrix3104USA - SC
296Yellowtail ScadAtule mate147Australia
297Yellow JackCarangoides bartholomaei1379USA - FL
298Green JackCaranx caballus265Mexico
299Pacific Crevalle JackCaranx caninus4395Mexico
300Blue RunnerCaranx crysos6259Puerto Rico
301Crevalle JackCaranx hippos1136USA - FL
302Horse-eye JackCaranx latus6180Belize
303Threadfin JackCaranx otrynter6413Mexico
304Bar JackCaranx ruber6178Belize
305Bigeye TrevallyCaranx sexfasciatus1422Mexico
306LeatherjackOligoplites saurus3384USA - FL
307Dinjerra TrevallyPseudocaranx dinjerra343Australia
308Bigeye ScadSelar crumenophthalmus1260Puerto Rico
309PermitTrachinotus falcatus1214Belize
310SharksuckerEcheneis naucrates2194Belize
311Barred PargoHoplopagrus guentherii1421Mexico
312SchoolmasterLutjanus apodus18175Belize
313Amarillo SnapperLutjanus argentiventris6398Mexico
314Colorado SnapperLutjanus colorado1412Mexico
315Gray SnapperLutjanus griseus15146USA - FL
316Spotted Rose SnapperLutjanus guttatus3404Mexico
317Mahogany SnapperLutjanus mahogoni1263Puerto Rico
318Lane SnapperLutjanus synagris29143USA - FL
319Yellowtail SnapperOcyurus chrysurus24176Belize
320Spotfin MojarraEucinostomus argenteus5374USA - FL
321Pacific Flagfin MojarraEucinostomus currani2420Mexico
322Silver JennyEucinostomus gula1362USA - FL
323Slender MojarraEucinostomus jonesii5173Belize
324Flagfin MojarraEucinostomus melanopterus1213Belize
325Yellowfin MojarraGerres cinereus10196Belize
326Silvergray GruntAnisotremus caesius4417Mexico
327Burrito GruntAnisotremus interruptus1423Mexico
328PorkfishAnisotremus virginicus21357USA - FL
329Blackbarred GruntGenyatremus dovii1429Mexico
330TomtateHaemulon aurolineatum35174Belize
331Caesar GruntHaemulon carbonarium5264Puerto Rico
332Smallmouth GruntHaemulon chrysargyreum1361USA - FL
333Cortez GruntHaemulon flaviguttatum2410Mexico
334French GruntHaemulon flavolineatum66133USA - FL
335Sailors ChoiceHaemulon parra14215Mexico
336White GruntHaemulon plumierii85132USA - FL
337Bluestriped GruntHaemulon sciurus21131USA - FL
338Mojarra GruntHaemulon scudderi4415Mexico
339Humpback GruntOrthopristis chalceus1403Mexico
340PigfishOrthopristis chrysoptera3101USA - SC
341Grass PorgyCalamus arctifrons3138USA - FL
342Sheepshead PorgyCalamus penna1139USA - FL
343Littlehead PorgyCalamus proridens2140USA - FL
344PinfishLagodon rhomboides90100USA - SC
345Striped WhiptailPentapodus vitta144Australia
346Freshwater DrumAplodinotus grunniens4614USA - MN
347Silver PerchBairdiella chrysoura5126USA - SC
348Spotted SeatroutCynoscion nebulosus2165USA - SC
349WeakfishCynoscion regalis4105USA - SC
350SpotLeiostomus xanthurus6127USA - SC
351Southern KingfishMenticirrhus americanus49106USA - SC
352Atlantic CroakerMicropogonias undulatus21103USA - SC
353Yelloweye CroakerOdontoscion xanthops1430Mexico
354Red DrumSciaenops ocellatus1053USA - LA
355Star DrumStellifer lanceolatus21157USA - SC
356Surf CroakerUmbrina xanti1405Mexico
357Mexican GoatfishMulloidichthys dentatus1411Mexico
358OpaleyeGirella nigricans4236USA - CA
359Yellow ChubKyphosus incisor2205Belize
360Bermuda ChubKyphosus sectator7177Belize
361HalfmoonMedialuna californiensis2238USA - CA
362West Australian DhufishGlaucosoma hebraicum141Australia
363Gray AngelfishPomacanthus arcuatus2380USA - FL
364Giant HawkfishCirrhitus rivulatus371Mexico
365Saddle CichlidAequidens tetramerus3321Peru
366Blue-eye CichlidArchocentrus spilurus1186Belize
367OscarAstronotus ocellatus6336Peru
368Monoculus Peacock BassCichla monoculus2310Peru
369Amazon CichlidCichlasoma amazonarum2338Peru
370Mayan CichlidCichlasoma urophthalmus9150USA - FL
371African Jewel CichlidHemichromis bimaculatus4367USA - FL
372Blue TilapiaOreochromis aureus3375USA - FL
373Johanna Pike CichlidCrenicichla johanna1311Peru
374Lucius Pike CichlidCrenicichla lucius2344Peru
375Wonderful Flag CichlidMesonauta mirificus2323Peru
376Yellowbelly CichlidParachromis salvini2190Guatemala
377Redhead CichlidParaneetroplus melanurus2189Guatemala
378Peten CichlidTheraps intermedius18183Belize
379Spotted TilapiaTilapia mariae6149USA - FL
380Kelp PerchBrachyistius frenatus1235USA - CA
381Mexican Night SergeantAbudefduf declivifrons964Mexico
382Sergeant MajorAbudefduf saxatilis36179Belize
383Panamic Sergeant MajorAbudefduf troschelii263Mexico
384BlacksmithChromis punctipinnis1240USA - CA
385GaribaldiHypsypops rubicundus3232USA - CA
386Bumphead DamselfishMicrospathodon bairdii2425Mexico
387Giant DamselfishMicrospathodon dorsalis1427Mexico
388Acapulco DamselfishStegastes acapulcoensis273Mexico
389Dusky DamselfishStegastes adustus5370USA - FL
390Longfin DamselfishStegastes diencaeus3360USA - FL
391BeaubrummelStegastes flavilatus1172Mexico
392BeaugregoryStegastes leucostictus7192Belize
393Cocoa DamselfishStegastes variabilis1386USA - FL
394Slippery DickHalichoeres bivittatus68134USA - FL
395Chameleon WrasseHalichoeres dispilus2399Mexico
396Yellowhead WrasseHalichoeres garnoti2204Belize
397Spinster WrasseHalichoeres nicholsi270Mexico
398Banded WrasseHalichoeres notospilus1066Mexico
399Blackear WrasseHalichoeres poeyi4261Puerto Rico
400PuddingwifeHalichoeres radiatus8135USA - FL
401Rock WrasseHalichoeres semicinctus5231USA - CA
402SenoritaOxyjulis californica6233USA - CA
403Midnight ParrotfishScarus coelestinus1381USA - FL
404Blue ParrotfishScarus coeruleus1376USA - FL
405California SheepheadSemicossyphus pulcher2237USA - CA
406Redtail ParrotfishSparisoma chrysopterum8200Belize
407Redband ParrotfishSparisoma aurofrenatum1359USA - FL
408Stoplight ParrotfishSparisoma viride2262Puerto Rico
409BlueheadThalassoma bifasciatum2202Belize
410Cortez Rainbow WrasseThalassoma lucasanum269Mexico
411Downy BlennyGobioclinus kalisherae2363USA - FL
412Largemouth BlennyLabrisomus xanti667Mexico
413Hairy BlennyLabrisomus nuchipinnis1265Puerto Rico
414Pacific FrillfinBathygobius ramosus2424Mexico
415Frillfin GobyBathygobius soporator3193Belize
416Crested GobyLophogobius cyprinoides3373USA - FL
417Round GobyNeogobius melanostomus19218USA - MI
418Pacific SpadefishChaetodipterus zonatus1419Mexico
419DoctorfishAcanthurus chirurgus13181Belize
420Ocean SurgeonfishAcanthurus bahianus1364USA - FL
421Great BarracudaSphyraena barracuda1208Belize
422Atlantic CutlassfishTrichiurus lepturus2162USA - SC
423Pacific Chub MackerelScomber japonicus8247USA - CA
424Pacific SanddabCitharichthys sordidus2442USA - CA
425Longfin SanddabCitharichthys xanthostigma2433USA - CA
426California HalibutParalichthys californicus2245USA - CA
427Gray TriggerfishBalistes capriscus1378USA - FL
428Finescale TriggerfishBalistes polylepis11396Mexico
429Queen TriggerfishBalistes vetula1197Belize
430Orangeside TriggerfishSufflamen verres3401Mexico
431Unicorn FilefishAluterus monoceros1212Belize
432Scrawled FilefishAluterus scriptus3210Belize
433Planehead FilefishStephanolepis hispidus2371USA - FL
434Scrawled CowfishAcanthostracion quadricornis2358USA - FL
435Smooth TrunkfishLactophrys triqueter1385USA - FL
436Silver PufferLagocephalus sceleratus140Australia
437Longnose PufferSphoeroides lobatus1428Mexico
438Northern PufferSphoeroides maculatus1166USA - SC
439Southern PufferSphoeroides nephelus2141USA - FL
440Bandtail PufferSphoeroides spengleri34356USA - FL
441Checkered PufferSphoeroides testudineus1206Belize
442Weeping ToadoTorquigener pleurogramma3342Australia
443BalloonfishDiodon holocanthus1408Mexico

Additional statistics (updated 3/22/2017):

Fish caught on 5 continents – in 8 countries and 17 US states:

  • 278 species added in the United States
    • South Carolina: 64 new species
    • Florida: 53 new species
    • Minnesota: 50 new species
    • California: 32 new species
    • Michigan: 20 new species
    • Arkansas: 12 new species
    • Missouri: 8 new species
    • Alabama: 7 new species
    • Wisconsin: 6 new species
    • Louisiana: 5 new species
    • Oklahoma: 5 new species
    • Illinois: 4 new species
    • Tennessee: 4 new species
    • Virginia: 4 new species
    • Ohio: 3 new species
    • Montana: 1 new species
    • Wyoming: 0 new species
  • 49 species added in Mexico
  • 48 species added in Peru
  • 41 species added in Belize
  • 9 species added in Puerto Rico
  • 8 species added in Australia
  • 6 species added in Romania
  • 2 species added in Guatemala
  • 2 species added in Thailand

243 total freshwater species

200 total saltwater species